Jean Howard -
Jean Howard: -
(Fri. March 29th - 8pm)
video and performance poet, organizer, producer, and participant in the original
development of the internationally-acclaimed, “Poetry Slam”, Jean Howard has
poetry published in over one hundred publications, including Harper's Magazine,
The Chicago Tribune, Spoken Word Revolution, and her own book, Dancing In Your
Mother's Skin (Tia Chucha Press).
She has performed her poetry on cable, public and network television and at
hundreds of venues nationwide, from the Guggenheim’s exhibit at Chicago’s Field
Museum, to biker bars.
Currently, Jean serves on the Advisory Board of Utah Arts Alliance and Brolly
Arts, after serving as Director of Chicago’s National Poetry Video Festival for
eight years, and having her award-winning videos featured on PBS and festivals
around the nation